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Police: Shots fired at law officers, protesters pepper sprayed as protest site turns tense
ND man gets 19 years for killing co-worker, dumping body in field
Winning in court, losing on the ground: uncertainty clouds U.S. voting rights
1 killed, 1 injured in crash near Wahpeton
Woman accused of chasing 11-year-old with stun gun
crime and courts
nation and world
Obama administration sends $28 million to aid coal regions
Spill reported at well site without berm
ND health department tightens up on radioactive waste monitoring
Treater leak spills oil, brine in Mountrail County
Legal challenges buy time to develop clean coal
Ark Encounter brings biblical story to life: Faith Expressions to showcase Noah’s Ark collection
Veeder: Rainy horse ride triggers memory of couple's beginnings
Dullum climbs Mount Rainier with his Scout troop
Revitalizing Ukrainian churches: Priest and family from Ukraine arrive in western ND
Gabbert specializes in unlocking puzzles of the mind
Cutler's back in time to face his fave foe
Thief River Falls' Bergland off to blazing start for Bemidji State
Bailey or Dunne? Bison expecting both to play against them on Saturday
Bismarck volleyball sweeps Midgets
'The complete package'
ERICKSON: False hope and lies from the Trump campaign
MURDOCK: Hillary's new hires would go FAR beyond the Supreme Court
HEDGER: Time to finish the job, for jobs
OMDAHL: Lack of research endangers Marsy's Law
JACOBS: Election could gauge party loyalty in North Dakota
Martin R. Harnisch
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
February 8, 2014
Growing pains: JDA hosts round table to discuss growth concerns
KILLDEER — Infrastructure, housing, child care and how to deal with growing schools were three of the biggest issues leaders of Dunn County...
February 8, 2014 - 11:27pm
February 3, 2014
Offering input: Community discusses future of Dickinson Public Schools
Parents, teachers, community members and community leaders gathered at Hagen Junior High on Monday to discuss the future of Dickinson Public...
February 3, 2014 - 11:41pm
January 27, 2014
Dickinson High Digest: Reflecting on past semester, moving with optimism toward future
The first semester of Dickinson High School’s 2013-14 year officially came to a close on Jan. 10, 2014. DHS has had quite a year already, and even more is in store. The first semester has come and gone, but it’s not too late to reflect on some of the accomplishments of this first...
January 27, 2014 - 6:06pm
Sullivan: Facilities for the future: Part II
The second semester of the school year has begun. It is difficult to believe the 2013-14 school year is more than halfway complete. The school district continues to welcome new students on a weekly basis from all parts of our nation and other countries. Thankfully we are well positioned...
January 27, 2014 - 5:57pm
January 13, 2014
Tioga schools out of space
TIOGA — For elementary students in this rapidly growing town, their daily trip to the school lunchroom requires coordination and creativity. Students in eight classrooms bundle up every day and walk outside from a temporary classroom building to the cafeteria at Central Elementary. The...
January 13, 2014 - 8:59pm
Schools raising the bar with Common Core standards
GRAND FORKS -- A confession to stealing sparked a spirited debate among students at South Middle School in Grand Forks. With only three lines of dialogue to rely on, eighth-graders recently spent several minutes analyzing the narrator’s self-interest, experience, moral values...
January 13, 2014 - 11:01am
January 6, 2014
51 below doesn't hinder western ND much
Brutally cold temperatures appears to be on the way out of western North Dakota after wind chills in Dickinson dropped to as much as 51-below...
January 6, 2014 - 3:59pm
January 5, 2014
Dickinson and most area schools cancel Monday classes
All but one area school has canceled class on Monday because of forecasted frigid temperatures. Dickinson Public Schools, Dickinson Catholic Schools and Hope Christian Academy, as well as schools in Belfield, Beulah, Billings County, Bowman County, Glen Ullin, Hebron, Hettinger,...
January 5, 2014 - 4:54pm
January 3, 2014
Flexibility at lunch: Sens. Hoeven, Heitkamp integral to enforcing changes to school lunch program
School lunch officials now have a little more wiggle room with calories, protein and grain services after the U.S. Department of Agriculture...
January 3, 2014 - 10:29pm
Gov: ND schools will decide if it’s too cold for class
BISMARCK — North Dakota Gov. Jack Dalrymple is encouraging school superintendents to use their discretion in deciding whether to close schools on Monday, with student safety being the first priority. Minnesota’s governor canceled Monday classes for schools statewide, citing dangerously...
January 3, 2014 - 8:43pm
November 8, 2013
North Dakota students up in math over 20 years
North Dakota students are excelling at math, but reading scores are stagnant, according to The Nation’s Report Card, the official website of the National Assessment of Educational Progress. Results were released Thursday for the mandatory standardized math and reading tests taken...
November 8, 2013 - 6:36pm
November 6, 2013
RESP selects interim executive director after former director resigns
The Roughrider Education Services Program unanimously elected governing board member Maurice “Mo” Hardy as its interim director pending approval...
November 6, 2013 - 9:23pm
October 9, 2013
Tioga superintendent resigns after bringing gun to school
TIOGA -- Tioga Superintendent D'Wayne Johnston has resigned after he brought a handgun to school out of concern for safety of students and staff. Johnston...
October 9, 2013 - 12:04pm
September 25, 2013
Group: Disaster plans lacking for ND children
GRAND FORKS -- North Dakota and Minnesota are among 28 states that do not require schools and child care providers to have basic disaster plans for children, according to a recent report by Save the Children. The report says that states should require K-12 schools to have disaster...
September 25, 2013 - 12:00am
September 20, 2013
Petition pushing for later school start approved
BISMARCK -- The group pushing to change state law to require that public schools start after Labor Day can now begin to collect signatures to send the issue to a statewide vote. Secretary of State Al Jaeger approved the sponsoring committee's petition Friday, kick-starting the committee's...
September 20, 2013 - 12:04pm